Lincolnway Elementary School

  • Lincolnway Elementary School serves 430 students in grades 2-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Lincolnway Elementary School operates within the West York Area School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 430 students has declined by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-3
Total Students430 students
Lincolnway Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Lincolnway Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Lincolnway Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeLincolnway Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
Lincolnway Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
4%
Lincolnway Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2015)
Hispanic
14%
10%
Lincolnway Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
7%
15%
Lincolnway Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
69%
68%
Lincolnway Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Lincolnway Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsLincolnway Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.500.51
Lincolnway Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
39%
41%
Lincolnway Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Lincolnway Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • West York Area School District's student population of 2,954 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,345 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,078 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District NameWest York Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed2,9541,497
West York Area School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$46 MM$21 MM
West York Area School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$39 MM$20 MM
West York Area School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,345$12,967
West York Area School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,078$12,300
West York Area School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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